BREAKING NEWS

2012-12-12

Business

Inditex looks to growth

Inditex – Zara’s parent company – defied the economic crisis once more in the third quarter, but there was no surge for the shares of the world’s

Business

Fed makes new rate pledge

The Federal Reserve is significantly boosting its stimulus programme for the US economy and has taken the unprecedented step of saying it will keep

World

Europe's poverty boom

Poverty is not only shaking EU countries such as Greece, Spain and Portugal but also the euro zone’s biggest economies. France’s Socialist prime

Business

OPEC keeps output target

OPEC’s oil ministers have agreed to keep the cartel’s output unchanged at 30 million barrels a day. But experts think the producers may soon have to

Business

Italy passes debt test

Italy’s borrowing costs fell at its latest auction of short-term government bonds. That means Rome has passed the first debt test since technocrat